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Dec 8, 2006 #4 ED54 TS Rookie Dell Hard Drives On Dell Systems, the hard drive(s) have to be jumpered for CS (cable select). roonjJun 20, 2010, 9:43 PM Bobz, clear the volumne serial no., clear the labelclear the MBR with xp or earlier, command is fdisk/mbrdelete any partition image leftpower down, reboot, create new Note, again, that each manufacturer has their own jumper settings, so don't just imitate the positions of the jumpers in the pictures. Make sure there are no disks left in any drives. http://howto301redirect.com/error-message/error-message-0x80070005-critical-error-windows-will-close-in-one-minute.html

What would cause that message and what is the > >primary slave? Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? So first check your watts on your power supply. These are normally called Drive 0 and Drive 1. Go Here

However, if method 3 doesn't solve your problem, your hard drive's MBR may have been damaged. Sec Slave HDD Error + Won't recognize 98boot disk More resources Tom's Hardware Around the World Tom's Hardware Around the World Denmark Norway Finland Russia France Turkey Germany UK Italy USA Each port can accept two drives, commonly called master and slave (don't ask me where that came from, please!) for a total of 4 drives.

The only way to find this out is to take the hard drive out, and test it on another machine, and see if the failure (from startup or drive diagnostics) reoccurs.Submitted Western Digital, for instance, has a utility called Data Lifeguard. That makes it the only and Master HDD on the channel. Au démarrage si tu appuies sur F8 ça fait quoi ?

solved Replace Primary Master Hard disk with Primary Slave Primary SATA won't boot when IDE Slave laptop HDD is plugged into a PC How to boot Windows XP from the primary Cerridwen, Apr 24, 2004 #4 Onideus Mad Hatter Guest On Sat, 24 Apr 2004 01:58:41 +0100, "Cerridwen" <> wrote: >Helene wrote: >> Thanks for replying. At least at this point, you will have the original drive available - so you can plug both drives in and copy your data files ONLY from the old drive to http://newwikipost.org/topic/GqCV3HvYQZKWpZogwuyVY2WZwBuXY1l3/Error-Message-Detecting-Primary-Slave-None.html quand je suis sur l'ecran packard bell ya un choix entre F2 et F8..f2 m'envoie au bios.

I install eTrust EZ Antivirus and who needs Earthlink or AOL to get to the Internet these days?Simple matter to use the Wizard to say you already have what you need Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - SO Wrong On SO Many Levels by pmchefalo / March 9, 2006 9:39 PM PST In reply to: error message on starting Dell Using the arrow keys on your keyboard, scroll down to Primary Drive 0. I then used Ghost 2003 to do a sector to sector copy of my C drive to my new D drive.

Turn the PS off in the BIOS! > >LOL, Helene seems a lil slow on the uptake, give her a few hours maybe it'll start to click...or >maybe somebody could take http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-2661849/primary-slave-hard-disk-error.html The same rules apply here. Using the site is easy and fun. RIGHT-click on that and Create a new Primary Partition that is the full disk space, BUT do NOT make it bootable.

I doubt that it just suddenly decided to stop working for no apparent reason at all. his comment is here Drives in this case would include both hard drives and optical drives (such as CD readers/burners and/or DVD readers/burners).Just because your hard drive is the only HD connected does NOT necessarily As a result, all files including Windows OS saved on the disk will be inaccessible. I am running WinXP Pro and have 2 hard drives connected to my primary IDE channel.

  • No way no how.
  • Il me demande d'installer...
  • I had 512 Ram in the memory.
  • I think it is a problem with ghosting from a 160 to an 80.Question Specifications for the 160 GB Caviar Blue EIDE drive (WD1600AAJB, WD1600AABB).Installation FAQ and Manuals | Downloads Library
  • But what happens if your OS still exists on the HDD and you're having problems with it?
  • Refer to your Motherboard manual for help in interpreting the settings.

Thanks for any help > > you can give us. > > PC computers have two parallel IDE channels for connecting hard drives > and optical drives (CD drive and DVD Dell ships all of its desktop pcs with Western Digital hard drives, which - contrary to popular belief - are NOT the best drives out there. Boot from that and verify it boots quickly and smoothly. this contact form Most manufacturers have diagnostic utilities that will run tests to see if your hard drive is failing.

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Dec 9, 2006 #8 TWIL72 TS Rookie Topic Starter Thanks for your post so far, but I have tried that stuff to.

After passing that message about the primary slave, another message comes up, "Still Waiting." But it doesn't go any further no matter how long they wait. This assumes, of course, that the information actually on the 160 GB unit (which originally fit on the 80 GB unit) still occupies less than 80 GB and can fit. After these operations, you can restart computer to see whether "Missing Operating System" has been solved. Users can turn to these 3 tools: Windows installation CD/DVD, Windows repair disk, and MiniTool Partition Wizard Bootable CD (a freeware for Windows non-server users).

What would cause that message and what is the > primary slave? Press ESC to exit. 6. Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? navigate here TechSpot Account Sign up for free, it takes 30 seconds.

It should take a couple of minutes to figure out by trial and error. Also maybe the BIOS has been 'forced' to detect it, but I doubt it and I am not one who has ever had much need to mess with the BIOS. "Helene"